Arkansas Rumors & News

  • 5-star recruit Reggie Perry decommits from Arkansas

    SEC Country "Reggie Perry has de-committed from the Arkansas basketball program, according to a report Wednesday. The 5-star power forward from Thomasville, Ga., informed Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson of his decision late Wednesday night, Evan Daniels of Scout.com reported. Perry cited his father’s..." July 06

  • Arkansas basketball: Jaylen Barford will return for senior season

    SEC Country "Arkansas guard Jaylen Barford announced Tuesday he will return to the basketball program for his senior season. Barford made the announcement in a letter titled “One More Year” released through Arkansas’ official website. He declared for the NBA draft last month, but did not sign with an..." May 09

  • Arkansas' Macon, Barford to test NBA draft waters

    KATV "Razorback juniors Daryl Macon and Jaylen Barford plan to enter the 2017 NBA Draft but will not hire agents, the university announced Friday. That leaves the door open for both players to return to school for their senior seasons. With neither player hiring an agent, they will have 10 days..." April 15

  • UNC survives vs. Arkansas, advances to Sweet 16

    The Sports Xchange "GREENVILLE, S.C. -- North Carolina saw its season flash before its collective eyes, and the Tar Heels did everything they could to make sure they would play another day. Top-seeded North Carolina scored the final 12 points to beat eighth-seeded Arkansas 72-65 and avoid an upset Sunday night..." March 19

  • Arkansas' stretch run sinks Seton Hall

    The Sports Xchange "GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Good thing Arkansas became accustomed to close games during parts of the season. The Razorbacks knew how to react in the NCAA Tournament's first round. Moses Kingsley scored 23 points and Arkansas regrouped down the stretch to overcome Seton Hall for a 77-71 victory..." March 17

  • Freshmen trio leads Kentucky to SEC tourney title

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE -- Kentucky captured its 30th SEC Tournament championship on Sunday when the top-seeded Wildcats defeated No. 3 seed Arkansas 82-65 at Bridgestone Arena. "This is a talented group," Kentucky coach John Calipari said. "I know they say there are other teams more talented. I'll take..." March 12

  • Arkansas ousts Ole Miss in SEC tournament

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In a game of fast-paced action and brief runs by both teams, Arkansas outlasted Ole Miss 73-72 in a Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinal game on Friday night at Bridgestone Arena. Daryl Macon led the Razorbacks (24-8) with 17 points and was 4 of 4 from the foul..." March 11

  • Arkansas routs Vandy to advance to SEC title game

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas held Vanderbilt to 30.4 percent shooting and ran away from the seventh-seeded Commodores early in a 76-62 victory in the semifinal round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday afternoon in Nashville, Tenn. Jaylen Barford (18 points), Dusty Hannahs..." March 11

  • Balanced attack lifts Arkansas past Georgia

    The Sports Xchange "Dusty Hannahs, Moses Kingsley and Jaylen Barford each scored 15 points to lead Arkansas to an 85-67 victory over Georgia on Saturday in Fayetteville, Ark. Kingsley also had nine rebounds and Trey Thompson eight as the Razorbacks dominated the paint, outscoring Georgia, 48-22. They also shot..." March 04

  • No. 12 Florida continues hot run with win vs. Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Canyon Barry's right ankle is nearing full health and he once again appears like the best player on the Florida roster. But coach Mike White takes it a step further when talking about the player who hasn't started a single game all season. "He's the sixth man of the year in this..." March 01

  • Arkansas tops Auburn for fifth straight win

    The Sports Xchange "Jaylen Barford scored 20 points to help Arkansas beat Auburn 79-68 in a Southeastern Conference game on Saturday night at Auburn Arena in Auburn, Ala. Dusty Hannahs contributed 18 points for Arkansas (22-7, 11-5 SEC), which has won five in a row. Daryl Macon came off the bench to score 13..." February 25

  • Barford, Arkansas ease past Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Jaylen Barford scored 16 points and keyed a decisive late-game run as Arkansas secured an 86-77 victory over Texas A&M on Wednesday in Southeastern Conference action at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Daryl Macon's dunk off a nifty feed from Trey Thompson with 2:27 to play gave..." February 22

  • Arkansas rips Ole Miss behind Macon's career-high 30

    The Sports Xchange "Daryl Macon came off the bench to score a career-high 30 points, leading Arkansas to a 98-80 victory over Ole Miss on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Macon made 10 of 13 field-goal attempts and 6 of 9 from 3-point range for Arkansas (20-7, 9-5 SEC). Jaylen Barford scored..." February 18

  • Arkansas pads resume with win over No. 21 Gamecocks

    The Sports Xchange "It wasn't a pretty possession, but Arkansas will take it. Senior guard Manuale Watkins hit an awkward, off-balance jumper as the shot clock expired with 31 seconds to play, helping the Razorbacks upend No. 21 South Carolina 83-76 on Wednesday at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, S.C...." February 15

  • Arkansas sends LSU spiraling to 11th straight loss

    The Sports Xchange "Dusty Hannahs and Daryl Macon scored 17 points each as Arkansas overcame a slow start to defeat LSU 78-70 in an Southeastern Conference game on Saturday night in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. The Razorbacks (18-7, 7-5) scored 19 points in the first 16 minutes and then..." February 11

  • Vanderbilt overcomes leading scorer's absence

    The Sports Xchange "Vanderbilt played without guard Matthew Fisher-Davis and his teammates more than picked up the slack in a 72-59 win over Arkansas on Tuesday night in Fayetteville, Ark. All five Commodore starters scored double figures, with guard Nolan Cressler (13 points) leading the way. Arkansas..." February 07

  • Missouri beats Arkansas to halt 13-game slide

    The Sports Xchange "Reserve Jordan Barnett scored 17 points as Missouri made enough plays down the stretch and stopped a 13-game losing streak with an 83-78 victory over Arkansas on Saturday at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. The Tigers (6-16, 1-9 SEC) picked up their first win since beating Miami (Ohio) on Dec...." February 04

  • Hannahs comes off bench to lead Razorbacks over Tide

    The Sports Xchange "An early second-half run Wednesday night enabled Arkansas to blow open its Southeastern Conference game with Alabama and earn an 87-68 win at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. Leading 35-31 in the first minute of the second half after the Crimson Tide rattled off two quick buckets, the..." February 01

  • Cowboys jump out early, rout Razorbacks

    The Sports Xchange "Oklahoma State romped to a big early lead Saturday, then continued on to a rout of Arkansas 99-71 at a sold-out Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Okla. The Cowboys scored the game's first nine points and never trailed, winning their third straight in a Big 12/SEC Challenge matchup between..." January 28

  • Arkansas scores comeback victory at Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas is making a habit of double-digit road comebacks and stunned Vanderbilt with one Tuesday night in a 71-70 victory at Memorial Gym in Nashville, Tenn. Commodores forward Joe Toye fouled Razorbacks guard Darryl Macon with 1.6 seconds left, and the junior calmly stepped to the line and..." January 25